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2:30 pm5:30 am
Arequipa - TerrapuertoLima - Javier Prado
2:30 pm
Arequipa - Terrapuerto
5:30 am
Lima - Javier Prado
Cruz del Sur
5:00 pm9:36 am
Arequipa - Terminal Terrestre ArequipaLima - Paseo de la República
5:00 pm
Arequipa - Terminal Terrestre Arequipa
9:36 am
Lima - Paseo de la República
2:00 pm5:36 am
Arequipa - Terminal Terrestre ArequipaLima - Paseo de la República
2:00 pm
Arequipa - Terminal Terrestre Arequipa
5:36 am
Lima - Paseo de la República
7:05 pm10:41 am
Arequipa - Terminal Terrestre ArequipaLima - Paseo de la República
7:05 pm
Arequipa - Terminal Terrestre Arequipa
10:41 am
Lima - Paseo de la República
Superciva Irizar
1:30 pm6:30 am
Arequipa - TerrapuertoLima - Plaza Norte
1:30 pm
Arequipa - Terrapuerto
6:30 am
Lima - Plaza Norte
2:30 pm5:30 am
Arequipa - TerrapuertoLima - Javier Prado
2:30 pm
Arequipa - Terrapuerto
5:30 am
Lima - Javier Prado
Cruz del Sur

Bus Arequipa to Lima: Trip Overview

Daily Buses
12:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Average Ticket Price
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Trip Reviews for Arequipa - Lima

3.7 out of 5 stars

User reviews from travelers who booked a bus ticket from Arequipa to Lima

Ratings and Reviews (36)

Colleen L.February 4, 2020 | 

Great service and comfort. Just a bit late.

Tim B.January 10, 2020 | 

WiFi no sirve nada, demasiado paradas para un bus "directo".

Natalie D.December 8, 2019 | 

Comfortable and fairly timely. Requested veg meal but they gave me meat.

Vidmantas L.November 23, 2019 | 

Nothing spectacular

Judith W.October 26, 2019 | 

It's a very comfortable bus and the seats are great, comfy and spacious. The bus attandent was friendly, the ride calm. The Staff in Arequipa was unfriendly and rude.

Caroline R.October 26, 2019 | 

Good service comfortable seatd

Zeev S.October 14, 2019 | 

Because of the late I missed the next bus (of your company, even than the stuff told me it will wate)

Sebastian P.October 11, 2019 | 

Comfortable seats but entertainment didn't work, no usb plugs and checking in at arequipa was confusing

Sarka V.October 2, 2019 | 

Not very comfortable, noisy, movie out loud at midnight wasn't pleasant.

Samuel B.September 26, 2019 | 

Very late, due to being held up at a police control for an hour. Uncomfortable for someone with long legs. It is the economy option I guess

Erez P.August 3, 2019 | 

Great overall besides the delay

Ashleigh S.July 9, 2019 | 

Budget bus - okay for short distances but wouldn’t recommend for a long trip

Pascalle K.June 21, 2019 | 

When buying the ticket it said I would arrive in Lima at 12 at night. I arrived at 3 in the night! We stopped somewhere for over 2 hours so the driver could do a nap. Next time it would be good to change drivers, so the people can get to the place in time.

Suzanne Sally Dassis F.June 19, 2019 | 

The food and 180 degree bed seats were excellent

Josef G.April 29, 2019 | 

Bus way too hot. Sticky air. Movie ran 2 times the same

Colleen C.March 29, 2019 | 

Comfortable seats, professional staff and service.

Rachael B.March 5, 2019 | 

Great company. Would definitely use again. Amazing customer service which is rare to see in Peru. Our atttendant was amazing!

Diana M.March 2, 2019 | 

Really good company,nice service, comfortable seats

Lena T.November 8, 2018 | 

We ordered vegetarian food in advance and got chicken for dinner. That was very disappointing

Aila N.October 1, 2018 | 

The violent and grazy DVDs shouting very loud 5-6 hours during the journey were chance to avoid seeing or hearing them.

Anna D.August 20, 2018 | 

The toilet was a bit messy, otherwise all was fine

Romy L.July 7, 2018 | 

Excellent company Our 16h30 bus ride from Arequipa to Lima passed by really fast as we were able to sleep most of the time! Seats are super comfortable and snacks are good. Really enjoyed the ride and would totally recommend!

Jacob R.June 13, 2018 | 

I booked a window seat, but was given an aisle seat with no option to change. Movies played incessantly, with overly loud volume pumped through the entire cabin with no option to turn down or off. Seats were small and less comfortable than Econociva seats. Overall negative experience, but still worth the low price I paid (hence 2 stars rather than 1)

Cornelia S.June 9, 2018 | 

Very confortable

Robert F.June 4, 2018 | 

A smooth ride. They provide modest snacks along the way, and entertainment. However, even if the website, and bus company advertise WiFi, doesn't mean that they will give you the password.

Shannan P.April 9, 2018 | 

Great food, on time and friendly staff

Shirley G.December 19, 2017 | 

after taking many buses over south America recently I rate tepsa the best, would travel on them again and recommend to friends and family

Deyan D.November 27, 2017 | 

Comfortable and safe, great service.

William D.September 25, 2017 | 

Good. But no wifi.

Gregory R.August 3, 2017 | 

3 horas de retraso

Arequipa to Lima Buses

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Bus Companies

Bus travel from Arequipa to Lima is made possible thanks to Excluciva, Tepsa, Excluciva (relax), Econociva, Superciva, Oltursa, Cruz del Sur and Superciva Irizar.

Stations & Stops

Need a bus leaving from Arequipa? Your starting point is at Terrapuerto, Norte Nuevo Terminal, AREQUIPA, Arequipa (Terminal Cono Norte), Terminal Cono Norte or Terminal Terrestre Arequipa.

If you're onboard a bus traveling to Lima, you can get hop off at Paseo de la República, Atocongo, Javier Prado, Atocongo, Plaza Norte, Av. Carlos Izaguirre, Av. 28 de Julio 1192, Aeropuerto / Airport (LIM), Aramburú or Avenida México.

Information on this bus route

Daily Buses12
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures12:30 am - 10:00 pm
Minimum Price$20
Average Ticket Price$46
Minimum Trip Duration
Average Bus Trip Duration
Bus companies on this routeExcluciva, Tepsa, Excluciva, Econociva, Excluciva, Superciva, Oltursa, Cruz del Sur, Econociva, Superciva, Superciva Irizar, Econociva

Arequipa to Lima Route Map

Arequipa to Lima Route Map

Frequently asked questions on the trip Arequipa - Lima

How much does a bus ticket from Arequipa to Lima cost?

The cheapest average bus price from Arequipa to Lima is $46. The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Arequipa to Lima is to book your tickets as early as possible. Prices tend to rise as your travel date approaches, so book in advance to secure the best prices!

How long is the bus ride from Arequipa to Lima?

The average travel time between Arequipa and Lima is around 16h, although the fastest bus will take about 14h 30m.This is the time it takes to travel the 766 km that separates the two cities.

How many daily bus connections are there between Arequipa and Lima?

The number of buses from Arequipa to Lima can differ depending on the day of the week. On average, there are 12 on this route. Some buses run direct routes, while others have layovers. Simplify your bus trip from Arequipa to Lima by comparing and selecting the bus that fits you travel style and budget on Busbud.

Which bus companies travel from Arequipa to Lima?

When taking the bus from Arequipa to Lima, you can travel comfortably and safely with Excluciva, Tepsa, Excluciva (relax).

What are the departure and arrival stations when taking the bus from Arequipa to Lima?

Buses travelling between Arequipa and Lima leave from Terrapuerto or Norte Nuevo Terminal and arrive at Paseo de la República, Atocongo, Javier Prado.

About Bus Travel

Bus Travel Tips

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Much more than a mere vehicle taking you from Arequipa to Lima, riding the bus will expose you to some of the most stunning panoramas while enroute to your final bus stop.

Taking the bus creates the smallest carbon footprint compared to other modes of transport. Not to mention that buses will allow you to discover scenic gems from Arequipa to Lima that are otherwise impossible to come by with a plane.

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Did you know?

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Will you be returning to Arequipa by bus?

If you are looking for the return bus journey, check out buses from Lima to Arequipa.

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